About #3 - 5 deutsche mark Type 1948
German Democratic Republic. German Treasury. 1948 Currency Reform Issues. Date: June 24, 1948. Dimensions: 140 x 70 mm. Watermark: 5. Material: Paper. No security thread. Printer: Reichsdruckerei. Multicolored front and back printing, predominantly brown and light blue. Description of the front: Brown adhesive stamp on 5 Reichsmark Type 1942 (Ref. Pick: # 186, TBB: # B323 or Grabowski: # DEU-220). Background composed of guilloche patterns. Portrait of a young man in a medallion. Texts in German. Letter and numbering in red. Value "5" on the left. An unknown signature. Description of the back: Texts in German. Background composed of guilloche patterns. A standing woman (allegorical of Agriculture) holding a sickle and a sack of grain. In the center, the lion monument and Braunschweig Cathedral. On the right, a standing man (allegory of craftsmanship) wearing an apron and a plank of wood. Value "5" in the corners.